The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 127 36 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.80% 11.21% 18.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.56% 12.08% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 24 41
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -23.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £48.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
517 298 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 92.82% 92.83% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 187 225
Average daily rate £363 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 38
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.48 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +6 29 £343 +52.22% 1
Crawley +9 28 £356 +29.54% 6
Worthing +8 21 £458 - 2
East Grinstead +7 5 £323 -19.37%
Horsham 0 4 £369 - 7
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 96 (44.86%) JavaScript
2 89 (41.59%) HTML
3 87 (40.65%) CSS
4 75 (35.05%) .NET
5 72 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (32.71%) C#
7 57 (26.64%) SQL
8 52 (24.30%) ASP.NET
9 41 (19.16%) Web Development
9 41 (19.16%) HTML5
10 39 (18.22%) SQL Server
11 36 (16.82%) MVC
12 33 (15.42%) CSS3
13 32 (14.95%) Java
13 32 (14.95%) Web Services
14 31 (14.49%) jQuery
15 28 (13.08%) Scrum
15 28 (13.08%) AngularJS
16 26 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (11.21%) Relational Database
17 24 (11.21%) WCF
17 24 (11.21%) Oracle
17 24 (11.21%) Visual Studio
18 23 (10.75%) REST
19 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
20 21 (9.81%) XML
20 21 (9.81%) User Experience
21 18 (8.41%) Mobile App
21 18 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
22 17 (7.94%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.87%) Mule ESB
2 4 (1.87%) IIS
2 4 (1.87%) Mule
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.40%) CMS
4 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.47%) Drupal
5 1 (0.47%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.47%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.80%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.80%) MS Office
3 3 (1.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.40%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (2.80%) Magento
2 3 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.47%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.40%) SaaS
1 3 (1.40%) GitHub
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.14%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.22%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (11.21%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (7.01%) RDBMS
5 15 (7.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.27%) MySQL
8 6 (2.80%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.87%) Big Data
10 4 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.40%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.40%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
12 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.93%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 24 (11.21%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.07%) Subversion
2 13 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (5.14%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.34%) Maven
5 3 (1.40%) NUnit
5 3 (1.40%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.40%) StyleCop
5 3 (1.40%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (0.93%) CA Gen
7 1 (0.47%) Mocha
7 1 (0.47%) Xcode
7 1 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 16 (7.48%) Finance
2 4 (1.87%) Games
3 3 (1.40%) Retail
3 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.40%) Electronics
4 2 (0.93%) Back Office
4 2 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.47%) Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Avionics
5 1 (0.47%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (41.59%) HTML
2 87 (40.65%) CSS
3 75 (35.05%) .NET
4 52 (24.30%) ASP.NET
5 41 (19.16%) HTML5
6 33 (15.42%) CSS3
7 32 (14.95%) Web Services
8 31 (14.49%) jQuery
9 28 (13.08%) AngularJS
10 24 (11.21%) WCF
11 23 (10.75%) REST
12 21 (9.81%) XML
13 16 (7.48%) .NET Framework
13 16 (7.48%) JSON
14 15 (7.01%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (6.07%) SOAP
15 13 (6.07%) Android SDK
16 12 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (4.67%) Entity Framework
18 9 (4.21%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.81%) User Experience
2 18 (8.41%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.01%) Visualisation
4 9 (4.21%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.34%) Animation
6 5 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.93%) W3C
8 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.93%) iPad
9 1 (0.47%) Robotics
9 1 (0.47%) iPhone
9 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.48%) Windows
2 13 (6.07%) Android
3 12 (5.61%) Apple iOS
3 12 (5.61%) UNIX
4 11 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.67%) Linux
6 9 (4.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (33.64%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (19.16%) Web Development
3 36 (16.82%) MVC
4 28 (13.08%) Scrum
5 18 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (7.94%) OO
6 17 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (7.01%) Mobile Development
8 14 (6.54%) Software Engineering
8 14 (6.54%) Web Design
9 13 (6.07%) E-Commerce
9 13 (6.07%) Android Development
10 11 (5.14%) Configuration Management
10 11 (5.14%) Unit Testing
10 11 (5.14%) TDD
10 11 (5.14%) SDLC
11 9 (4.21%) ITIL
11 9 (4.21%) ITIL V3
11 9 (4.21%) iOS Development
12 7 (3.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 96 (44.86%) JavaScript
2 70 (32.71%) C#
3 57 (26.64%) SQL
4 32 (14.95%) Java
5 17 (7.94%) T-SQL
6 15 (7.01%) C++
7 11 (5.14%) Scala
8 10 (4.67%) Objective-C
9 9 (4.21%) X++
10 6 (2.80%) Apple Swift
10 6 (2.80%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.80%) PHP
11 4 (1.87%) VB
11 4 (1.87%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.87%) Python
11 4 (1.87%) VB6
12 2 (0.93%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.93%) ABAP
12 2 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (3.27%) Degree
2 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) SLA
1 2 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 24 (11.21%) Oracle
2 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.21%) Tableau
4 7 (3.27%) Apple
5 5 (2.34%) ION Trading
5 5 (2.34%) SAP
5 5 (2.34%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.87%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.40%) Google
7 3 (1.40%) FatWire
7 3 (1.40%) Epicor
7 3 (1.40%) Facebook
7 3 (1.40%) Twitter
8 2 (0.93%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.93%) BEA
8 2 (0.93%) CA
8 2 (0.93%) Informatica
8 2 (0.93%) Adobe
8 2 (0.93%) webMethods
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Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
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Rate: £300 to £350 Per Day
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Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day for 6 months, rolling
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Explore Group
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago